United Firefighters Union Queensland


Code 2 : v34#4 Mandatory reporting of ALL other employment back on the agenda:

In this edition - QFES has again written to your union to progress the requirement for you to report ALL other employment you have to QFES.

Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary Update

Code 2 : v34#3 QSuper Defined Benefit Members Only

In this edition - You are aware that payroll weeks changed for you in late 2019 (and that your union had no control over this decision), and as a result this may have created a shortfall in your defined benefit calculation.

Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary Update - 18 February 2020

Fire Communications Update - Fire Communications Officer Recruit Program

As you would be aware, QFES is currently reviewing the Fire Communications Officer Recruit Program, and a recruit course is scheduled to commence on 24 February 2020. I wish to make it clear to all members that the UFUQ do not support the recruit course commencing on this date.


The United Firefighters' Union in Queensland represents Urban firefighters, both career, part-time, Scientific Officers and Communication Officers. The union is made up of members throughout the state of Queensland, as far as Thursday Island to the North and to the borders of our great state. READ MORE